Staff Reporter Peshawar
The University of Malakand (UoM) has established four new departments of Biochemistry, Criminology, Urdu and Archeology and students enrollment has increased from 4,300 to 6,800 during the last three years.
Vice Chancellor, Professor Dr Gul Zaman told on Friday that establishment of these new departments were demand of the area’s people that was fulfilled by the government.
Besides four Ph.D and seven M.Phil programs, he said BS programs in six different disciplines have been started.
The vice chancellor has taken credit of establishing a women sub campus in addition started four programs in various departments besides established community mental health center in the university.
He felt proud that UoM has attained top national and international rankings in a short possible time.
Dr Gul Zaman said seven kilometers long boundary wall has been constructed and healthcare unite establishes besides construction of shopping malls having 32 shops in premises of the university to facilitate students.
Besides construction of science and academic blocks, he said, students teachers center, examination building, faculty, boy and girls’ hostels, three main gates and blacktopping of roads completed in UoM.